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Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The island offers natural beauty, restorative peace, indulgence and adventure. We were disappointed by the beach, but the resort offers superb pools and a range of activities. We had a Beachfront Villa, which was great for us having a 2-year old daughter as we could get out to the beach straight from the villa. We really enjoyed the underwater scooter...

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Caloundra, Australia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

From the moment we arrived at Hamilton Island we felt welcomed and special. The staff were all smiles but a special mention has to go to Henri at reception who gave us an upgrade to a beautiful suite and Joseph who gave us a lovely Bula hug. Wish there were more Fijians working on Hayman Island. Thank you to everyone...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We booked a couples and family holiday here for 5 days to celebrate my impending 50th. From the original booking through Virgin Holidays, to the organisation of Tegan the Events Manager at Hayman, it could not have been smoother. There were 11 adults and 10 kids of varying ages and the staff couldn't do enough. The service is warm and...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I received a gift certificate on my retirement from full time work for one night at the resort including breakfast, a marina berth for our yacht a restaurant meal. It was for when we sailed our yacht from Sydney to the Whitsundays and was to be redeemed as a great experience when we arrived in the Whitsundays. It was absolutely...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The One & Only Hayman Island is a beautiful property in a beautiful setting. However, like most of the previous reviews, it's not quite 5-star even though you pay 5-star prices. So I've given it an average rating overall. Even with the Luxury Escape deal, it was still pricey once you add in the luxury yacht transfer ($420 round trip...

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1Thank 1Foodie1
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

It felt tiresome to repeat the previous reviews, and frustrating for the owners that the general manager in charge of this property shows such disrespect to the reputation of the property and guest experience. Clean the rooms properly, lift the standard of meals and junior staff, maintain the beach and pool areas during the day, even with the frayed towels....

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Ellerbek
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

Rooms are nice and spacious, transfer with extra yacht is great. Island is big and walking is tiring in hot climate. Staff: not enough there! That leads to the situation that sailing boats are not available at 1700 despite perfect weather and enough water. The beach water sports were just closed. Also sunset sailing and outer reef tours are offered...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Stayed for 4 nights for our 25th anniversary in a Hayman Suite. From the moment we stepped onto the launch at Hamilton Island we knew it would be a special place. Greeted by our butler, Eliza, check in at One & Only our was in our suite and it was effortless - french champagne and fruit on arrival. Nothing was...

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East Sussex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is ideally set in the most fabulous location. There are pluses and minuses. Our stay unfortunately coincided with a huge wedding and the wedding guests took up half the hotel for 3 days. Their needs definitely came first with staff. The staff on the whole were charming and helpful, mentioning particularly, Joyce in the Restaurant, James in Activities...

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had high expectations from this hotel, and trip/transfer with private Yacht started excellent. Also room, pools, location were great. As we had our first dinner in malaysian restaurant Bamboo - first disappointment - real average ambiente and no fine dining. Food was good but all is overpriced. same in other restaurants as the italian and main Restaurant; we are...

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Tennis Court
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One&Only Hayman Island, in the heart of the Great Barrier Reef presents astonishing natural beauty, restorative peace, indulgence and adventure. Australia's iconic private island resort is located off the coast of Queensland, nestled at the northernmost point of the Whitsunday archipelago, beyond verdant cliffs reaching into endless sky. Within this private island resort, stylish elegance reflects the harmony of nature with beautifully appointed accommodation set against the backdrop of the Coral Sea. Discover endless opportunities to delight the senses in a place where the beauty of nature inspires each day. ... more   less 

Additional Information about One&Only Hayman Island

Address: | Hayman Island Great Barrier Reef, 4801, Australia (Formerly Hayman Great Barrier Reef)
Region: Australia > Queensland > Whitsunday Islands > Hayman Island
Price Range: £430 - £1,178 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — One&Only Hayman Island 5*
Number of rooms: 160
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Also Known As:
Hayman Great Barrier Reef Hotel Hayman Island
Hayman Island Hotel
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“Never ever give someone a gift certificate from this resort”
 of 5 bubbles 807trevorb, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Go Pool Wing if you can as these are the newer, recently renovated rooms. Lagoon rooms appear to be the oldest.”
 of 5 bubbles 1Foodie1, 4 Dec 2016 | Read review
“rooms at lower level are comfortable; higher floors have better sea view”
 of 5 bubbles Stfranz, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Book the pool wing, stay away from the Hayman wing!”
 of 5 bubbles 794phillippas, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All suits are exceptional”
 of 5 bubbles renaerenae11, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
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